Patrick has over 20 years’ experience in Human
Resources Management enabling an in depth
understanding of operational and
strategic organisational development
initiatives. After graduating from Stockholm
University, he worked in a wide range of
industries both in New Zealand and overseas. His
expertise is in the change management area with
a particular focus on performance improvement.
He is currently working as the General Manager
HR for the global natural health company Comvita at
its head office based in NZ and consultant with
Brus Consulting ltd. Prior his current post
he spent 7 years working in senior management
roles in the tertiary education sector which in
included major change management projects in
both Asia and the Middle East. He has also held
a number of Senior HR Management roles in New
Zealand private sector companies including Air
NZ, Fonterra and Fletcher Building.
He is a great believer in that the HR function
in any business should be the key business
enabler for long-term growth and sustainability.
He is well-known for delivering simple practical
HR solutions to the Companies for which he
Patrick has two human resource related degrees
from Stockholm University. He migrated to New
Zealand 17 years ago and lives in Tauranga, Bay
of Plenty with his wife and children.